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A NHTSA spokesperson said a further increase could follow in its massive air bag recall.
GM is notifying owners of some vehicles that passengers should not ride in the front passenger seat until the air bag inflator has been replaced.
The problems for Takata grew after U.S. safety regulators expanded a warning about faulty air bags to 6.1 million vehicles in the United States.